Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,212 headlines found
This study shows, for the first time, that exposure to e-cigarette aerosol during adolescence and early adulthood is not harmless to the lungs, and can result in significant impairments in lung function.
Mar 27, 2017 American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added May 27, 2017 23:27
In the first long-term study of its kind, researchers at Telethon Kids Institute compared the lung health of mice exposed to mainstream tobacco smoke with those exposed to aerosols from four different types of e-juices (the liquid in the e-cigarette) ove
May 26, 2017 Gizmodo
added May 27, 2017 14:34
In a new study, CT-measured vascular pruning - the diminution of distal pulmonary blood vessels (vessels on the outer edges of the lungs) - was associated with increased risk of death in smokers without chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The s
May 23, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 24, 2017 15:35
experienced worsened quality of life, respiratory symptoms, and pulmonary function abnormalities, according to early results from the Flight Attendant Lung Health Study. Before U.S. airlines banned smoking outright in 1996, flight attendants were repeated
May 22, 2017 MedPage Today
added May 23, 2017 13:50
Smokers with diminished chest muscle may face a greater risk of death than those smokers with more chest muscle, whether they have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or not, according to new research presented at the ATS 2017 International Confe
May 21, 2017 Newswise
added May 23, 2017 12:48
Flight attendants exposed to secondhand smoke experienced worsened quality of life, respiratory symptoms, and pulmonary function abnormalities, according to early results from the Flight Attendant Lung Health Study.
May 22, 2017 MedPage Today
added May 22, 2017 23:58
Philip Morris USA and Liggett Group LLC are challenging a 2nd District Court of Appeal ruling last month in favor of Richard Boatright, who developed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at age 39 because of smoking and had to undergo two double-lung tra
May 17, 2017 WLRN-Miami Herald
added May 17, 2017 16:07
Lead investigator Dr. Robert M. Reed said the study “confirms prior findings and extends them by adding to the degree of certainty,” in part because unlike the population at large, lifestyle is so consistent across the Amish community.
May 10, 2017 Lancaster Online (Lancaster Newspapers)
added May 11, 2017 00:34
Plain tobacco packaging could reduce the appeal of smoking, decreasing the alarming rate of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to the Cochrane Review. The article, “Tobacco packaging design for reducing tobacco use,” was published i
May 9, 2017 COPD News Today
added May 9, 2017 20:14
"It was surprising that we found anything at all, and I think that this really tells us how detrimental secondhand smoke can be," said Reed, who is also a pulmonary and critical care specialist at the University of Maryland Medical Center. "I think there
May 9, 2017 Baltimore (MD) Sun
added May 9, 2017 14:45